Europe’s Tallest Ferris Wheel to Open in Moscow by 2021
A ferris wheel called ” The Sun of Moscow” is due to open in All-Russian Exhibition Park (VDNKh) next year. The construction works of the tallest Ferris Wheel in Europe ( according to the KP newspaper) started in Moscow in 2019 causing backlash among the local citizens. It is clear now, that the period of construction will exceed one year and a half.
Facts about Moscow’s Future Ferris Wheel
- The wheel will attain the height of 140 meters ( it will be taller than the 135 meters high London Eye).
- The wheel will be able to carry 430 people at the same time.
- Groups of up to 14 – 15 people each will be able to enter a capsule for a ride.
- One ride will last for 18 minutes 40 seconds.
The source is here ( in Russian)
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